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Nov 13, 2013 U.S. Department of State
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A textbook meant to translate the older language of the US constitution into easy-to-understand concepts. Suggested Level: US (Upper Secondary)
Topics: POL. POL.US, US, Textbooks, manuals, etc., United States. Constitution
Basic e-Learning Library (BeLL) - Politics & Government
Nov 13, 2013
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An Interview with Kulanka Amin Amir, a political cartoonist. Suggested Level: US (Upper Secondary)
Topics: POL, POL.US, US, Video, World politics—Caricatures and cartoons
Basic e-Learning Library (BeLL) - Politics & Government
Nov 13, 2013 U.S. Department of State
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A pamplet outlining the basic ideas behind freedom of expression in the United States.  Suggested Level: UP (Upper Primary)
Topics: POL, POL.UP, UP, Textbooks, manuals, etc., C3, Freedom of expression -- United States
Basic e-Learning Library (BeLL) - Politics & Government
Nov 13, 2013 U.S. Department of State
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A small book outlining the basics of democracy.  Suggested Level: LS (Lower Secondary)
Topics: POL, POL.LS, LS, Textbooks, manuals, etc., Democracy
Basic e-Learning Library (BeLL) - Politics & Government
Sep 25, 2013
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A series of exercises for non-native speakers of English to practise vocabulary associated with elections. Suggested Level: US (Upper Secondary)
Topics: POL, POL.US, US, Textbooks, manuals, etc., Games and activities--(Secondary), Elections
Basic e-Learning Library (BeLL) - Politics & Government
Jul 1, 2013
movies
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The story of one man who believed he could make a difference, and in doing so, stood up to the entire United State government. A great story about how the American rule of law works and how one man can bring change the course of human events. Suggested Level: US (Upper Secondary)
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Topics: POL, POL.US, C3, Filibuster--Films, Bills (Government), Laws (Government), US, Video
Basic e-Learning Library (BeLL) - Politics & Government
Jun 24, 2013 Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745
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A Modest Proposal is a satirical work meant to call attention to the plight of the Irish people under the oppression of the British government. Swift purposefully takes the argument too far in order to make his point about apathy towards to destitute (he suggests all poor families sell their children to the English).  Suggested Level: US (Upper Secondary)
Topics: POL, POL.US, Poverty--Ireland, Ireland--Colonization--Social aspects, Ireland--Commerce--Great...
Basic e-Learning Library (BeLL) - Politics & Government
Jun 21, 2013 Machiavelli, Niccolò, 1469-1527
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The Prince  is a political science text written by Niccolo Machiavelli, a famous Italian political theorist. Throughout the work, Machiavelli explores the concept of results. If, for example, a leader must do an awful thing to achieve a greater goal, is the awful act justifiable in the grander scheme of things? Suggested Level: US (Upper Secondary)
Topics: POL, POL.US, Political science--Italy, Leadership, Fiction, Chapter Books (Long), US
Basic e-Learning Library (BeLL) - Politics & Government
Jun 21, 2013 The Barons of King John of England
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The Magna Carta (Latin for "Great Charter"), limited the power of the monarchy and established a constitutional law in England. This inspired many other government documents, including but not limited to the United States Constitution.  Suggested Level: ALL
Topics: POL, Constitutional law, Magna Carta--Early works to 1800, Government formation process, Serfdom,...
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May 30, 2013 Plato
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Allan Bloom's translation of Plato's Republic , which puts forth ideas about government, man, justice and the nature of a human soul. Suggested Level: US (Upper Secondary)
Topics: POL, POL.US, Justice (Philosophy), Pólis (Organization), Immortal soul, Government,...
Basic e-Learning Library (BeLL) - Politics & Government
Apr 4, 2013 Tzu, Sun; Giles, Lionel
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One of the most famous books written about conflict, war and strategy and how to deal with these concepts honorably. Suggested Level: US (Upper Secondary)
Topics: POL, POL.US, War, Military art and science--Early works to 1800, Military art and...
Basic e-Learning Library (BeLL) - Politics & Government
Apr 1, 2013 Wollstonecraft, Mary, 1759-1797
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Mary Wollstonecraft was a famous 18th century feminist and social advocate. In this essay, she argues for basic gender equality and education, going so far as to call forced reliance on men during that time a form of legal prostitution. Vindication is a must-read for anyone interested in gender studies, women's rights or the gendered evolution of education or basic rights. Suggested Level: US (Upper Secondary)
Topics: Education, Gender, theory and culture, Protofemenism--18th Century, Feminism and...